Skip to main content
share Share
favorite Favorite

From Wikipedia:

Benjamin Rush

Benjamin Rush was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and a civic leader in Philadelphia, where he was a physician, politician, social reformer, humanitarian, and educator as well as the founder of Dickinson College. Rush attended the Continental Congress and signed the Declaration of Independence. His later self-description there was: "He aimed right." He served as Surgeon General of the Continental Army and became a professor of chemistry, medical... Read More

BornDecember 24, 1745
Byberry, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
DiedApril 19, 1813 (aged 67)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
OccupationPhysician, writer, educator

80
RESULTS

Media Type
79
texts
1
audio
Availability
80
Always Available
Year
1
2018
6
1909
1
1905
5
1902
1
1898
1
1896
More right-solid
Topics & Subjects
9
Benjamin Rush
9
Dickinson College
7
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
6
Medicine
5
Abolitionists
5
Antislavery movements
More right-solid
Collection
More right-solid
Creator
21
shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
18
benjamin rush
8
davenport, benjamin rush
5
cowen, benjamin rush, 1831-1908
5
plumly, benjamin rush, 1816-1887
4
irving, washington, 1783-1859
More right-solid
Language
77
English
1
German
1
Spanish
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid